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Meriden Market Update for December 2010

Meriden Market Update for December 2010 Here’s the way the housing market is shaping up in Meriden as of December 31, 2010: There are currently 226 single family homes for sale in Meriden (down slightly from last month): Low list price: $45,000 High list price: $499,000 Average list price: $188,935 Median list price: $176,500 Average …

Affordable Bathroom Upgrades Will Increase the Sales Appeal of Your Wallingford Home

Affordable Bathroom Upgrades Will Increase the Sales Appeal of Your Wallingford Home If there’s one room in the house a prospective buyer looks at with a critical eye, it’s the bathroom. A spotless bathroom indicates you’ve cared well for your home and the reverse holds true, as well. The good news is that you don’t …

Remodeling Projects to Sell Your Wallingford Home – Increase Curb Appeal

Remodeling Projects to Sell Your Wallingford Home – Increase Curb Appeal (written by Joaquin Erazo, Jr.) Sorry, Mom. Beauty is more than skin-deep when it comes to selling a home. In fact, it is the difference between a prospective home buyer telling a REALTOR® to “Keep driving!” or “Stop the car!” There are several exterior …

Three Great CHFA Programs for First Time Home Buyers

Three Great CHFA Programs for First Time Home Buyers CHFA (the Connecticut Housing Finance Authority) has been helping first time homebuyers and low and moderate income families get affordable housing in Connecticut for over 40 years, and their mortgage rates have recently fallen below the 4% mark (currently at 3.875%, their lowest rate ever). However, …